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Cracking the Code of Cicada 3301 | EPISODE 2

Cracking the Code of Cicada 3301 | EPISODE 2

(mysterious music) – [Robotic voice] Hello, everyone. – [Announcer] In January 2012, a mysterious organization released an intricate puzzle on the internet saying it was looking for highly intelligent individuals. The group issued a new puzzle the following two years until its latest one couldn’t be solved. It remains a mystery to those who still …

Cicada 3301: An Internet Mystery

On the 4th of January, 2012, a user on 4chan posted this image to the site’s infamous /b/ or random board. The anonymous author, who went by the four-digit pseudonym 3301, challenged users to uncover a message hidden within the image. Unbeknownst to those who stumbled across it, someone had just set in motion one …

Cracking the Code of Cicada 3301| EPISODE 1

Cracking the Code of Cicada 3301| EPISODE 1

(pulsating music) (slow orchestral music) – [Brian] On January 5th, 2012, a group calling itself 3301 posted a mysterious message on the internet. – [Computer] Hello. We are looking for highly intelligent individuals. To find them, we have devised a test. There is a message hidden in this image. – [Brian] The hidden message led …